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Music Marketing Tips – Part 2: Increase Purchase Frequency

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We all know that very few people actually buy music these days.  You do know this right?   If you’re waiting to make a palpable amount of money from from Spotify, Apple or Pandora streams… you are sadly going to be waiting a long time. This 3-part series will provide marketing tips that help you sell. The reality […]

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Music Marketing Tips – Part 1: Increase Your Fanbase

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The internet is a veritable treasure trove of information, but at the core of it all are three key principles to increasing your income and at the foundation is – increase your fanbase. Post courtesy of Cyber PR These principles are fairly basic, and critically important. The Three Ways to Increase Your Income: 1. Increase your number of clients (fanbase). 2. Increase […]

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The Complete Guide to Email Marketing for Musicians

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Guest post by Jon Ostrow on Jun 29, 2016 in: Music Marketing & Promotion While social media continues to dominate the focus of online marketing discussions, there is no question that email has, is, and will continue to be the key to success for musicians. With a strong email list and a proper email marketing strategy, comes […]

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17 Tips for Writing Email Marketing Copy that Converts

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17 Tips for Writing Email Marketing Copy that Converts Guest Post by Sharon Hurley Hall on February 2, 2018 Are you writing email marketing copy that’s just not getting the conversions you need? Getting your email marketing strategy right is both an art and a science. Part of both is understanding how to create high-converting copy. The good […]

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8 Creative Techniques For Promoting Your Music On Spotify

As Spotify continues to gain popularity among music consumers, it has become an important platform from which artists market and share their music. Here we look at eight creative ways artists can promote their music on the streaming service. Guest post by Ta’Rikah Jones of the Symphonic Blog Spotify is becoming increasingly popular among streaming users. We’ve discovered […]

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Why Every Musician Should Be Playing More House Concerts

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While the dream of many aspiring musicians may be playing a packed stadium, getting to that point is a lengthy process, and playing any official venue, even a small one, has countless other expenses and challenges built in, one of the many reasons a house concert can seem so appealing. Guest post from the ReverbNation Blog […]

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YouTube Adds Restrictions To External Links In Videos

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YouTube no longer allows creators to add external links unless they are part of its official YouTube Partner program. The change, apparently made to curb outward linking abuse, is a blow to musicians just starting to build their channel following. It also affects creators who prefer to have no ads on their channel, or who […]

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Guide To Livestreaming Your Concert or Event On YouTube

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With live video now functioning as an established and important component of event marketing, more attendees now expect livestreaming to be available at major functions, and platforms like YouTube Live make it easy to do –  especially with a little help from us. Guest post by Rachel Grate of Eventbrite Live video has truly come into its own […]

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Digital Marketer Darren Hemmings Talks Online Branding, Music Marketing Strategies

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Here digital marketing veteran and former head of digital marketing at [PIAS] shares his knowledge of online branding for artists, marketing strategies, and the use of bots. Guest post by Veselina Gerova of The Message Behind The Artist is a Q&A style interview series featuring the people behind the artists; the marketing heroes you don’t hear about that often. […]

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Austin Welcomes New Short Run Vinyl Pressing Plant

Further evidence that the return of vinyl is as strong as ever, the city of Austin will soon see a new vinyl pressing plant known as Gold Rush Vinyl – this is good news for indie acts who often have lengthy waits when ordering their music on vinyl. Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 I guess […]

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